K-12 English Language Arts Content Writer

Afficient Academy - San Jose CA - Full time


Afficient Academy is looking for a highly motivated content creator with a solid background in K-12 English language arts and strong writing skills. As a content creator, you will work with a team to create, design, and edit curriculum to meet the needs of modern students. Through your attention to detail, your knowledge of English language arts education, and your writing skills, you will create content that will allow students to excel. The candidate is expected to work at company headquarters office rather than remotely. We are currently looking for both team leader and team members. This is a full-time position in our San Jose headquarters office.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Develop content that meets and exceeds current standards
  • Create engaging and interactive problems that will keep students stimulated and wanting to learn more
  • Review and revise existing content to make sure the product is of the highest quality
  • Work with a content team and a team of engineers to ensure the best implementation of the product
  • Continually work with the program, making sure that all aspects are running properly and smoothly
  • Report areas of improvement to the content manager and to the team of engineers

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor’s, Master’s or Ph.D. degree in English, Linguistics, Education or related field
  • Experience teaching or tutoring K-12 English
  • lStrong command of K-12 English
  • Familiarity with current English language arts standards
  • Strong writing and communication skills
  • Highly motivated with a desire to create the best product
  • A passion for English language arts education and improving education through technology
  • Pay attention to details
  • Experience writing content for online programs or standardized tests is a plus
  • Knowledge of basic computer programming is a plus

HOW TO APPLY

Submit a resume and a cover letter to job16_9@afficienta.com, explaining why you are the right fit for this position and why you are interested in working with Afficient Academy.

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Experience Level

Any experience level

Afficient Academy

ABOUT AFFICIENT ACADEMY

Afficient Academy was founded in 2014 in the Silicon Valley devoted to education for elementary, middle, and high school students. The mission of Afficient Academy is to create the best learning programs, incorporated with modern technologies, to empower motivated children to excel. Afficient Academy’s first product, Afficient Math, started to roll out in July 2015. Now, Grade 2 to Grade 8 Afficient Math have been released, higher grade math contents are to be released in late 2016 and 2017. Results from our learning center have shown that Afficient Math leads to outstanding outcome of our students. English language arts will be the second computerized product of Afficient Academy. Full-time employees will receive full benefits including paid vacation, insurance (health, dental and vision), 401K with company match, and stock options. For more information on Afficient Academy, visit http://www.afficienta.com/

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